Management

Executive Board

Wilo Executive Board members:

Our 7,500 employees worldwide work on developing the right answers to the questions of tomorrow. This results in new products, systems and services that make life just that little bit easier for our customers each and every day.

“The world is watching as the energy transition takes place in Germany. In this context, we see major business opportunities for products and ­services that are ‘made in Germany’.”

Dipl.-Oec. Oliver Hermes,
Chief Executive Officer (CEO),


was appointed as a member of the Executive Board of WILO SE in October 2006 and is CEO of the company.

Responsible for:

  • Coordination of Executive Board Activities
  • Corporate Strategy & Development
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate Affairs & Communications
  • Group Human Resources

“At Wilo, we believe it is our duty to develop long-term ­solutions based on energy-saving and thus sustainable concepts and technologies.”

Dr.-Ing. Markus Beukenberg,
Chief Technology Officer (CTO),


has been member of the Executive Board of WILO SE since 1 April 2013.

Responsible for:

  • Group Research & Technology
  • Group Production Systems & Technologies
  • Group Electronics & Motors
  • Group Quality

“Our organic growth is based not least on the development of new emerging markets in Asia, Africa and Latin America.”

Dipl.-Ing. Carsten Krumm,
Chief Operating Officer (COO),


joined the Executive Board of WILO SE on 1 October 2014.

Responsible for:

  • Emerging Markets
  • Division Pumps & Systems
  • Division Submersible & Highflow
  • Water Management
  • Industry
  • Group Purchasing & Supply Chain Management

“In Europe, there is tremendous need to replace old pump ­technology. In the EU alone, around 140 million outdated pumps can still be found in buildings.”

M.B.A. & B.E. Eric Lachambre,
Chief Operating Officer (COO),


has been member of the Executive Board of WILO SE since 1 February 2011.

Responsible for:

  • Mature Markets
  • Division Circulators
  • Group Competence Center Building Services
  • Group Marketing
  • Group Service
  • Group Customer Excellence

Dipl.-Kfm. Mathias Weyers,
Chief Financial Officer (CFO),


has been member of the Executive Board of WILO SE since 1 December 2016.

Responsible for:

  • Group Controlling & Accounting
  • Group Finance & Legal
  • Group Internal Audit & Compliance
  • Group Information Management